Pipe Welder - Huntsville at Turner Construction Company

Posted in Other 13 days ago.

Location: Huntsville, Alabama





Job Description:













































Division: Turner Universal

Project Location(s): Huntsville, AL 35824 USA


Minimum Years Experience: 3
Travel Involved: 10-20%
Job Type: Regular
Job Classification: Trade
Education: No Degree/Diploma
Job Family: Trade
Compensation: Non-Union Trade



Position Description: Responsible for performing pipe welds on various types of metal being fabricated or erected in place on an active construction project or within a fabrication shop or industrial plant.


Reports to: Shop Foreman, Superintendent, and Trades Manager


Essential Duties& Responsibilities:



  • Join metallic pipe components and assemblies, using electric, gas, arc, or other welding equipment and techniques in the construction of piping systems.

  • Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.

  • Determine required equipment and welding method, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry, and welding techniques to meet project specifications.

  • Develop templates and other work aids to hold and align parts.

  • Cuts and grinds parts, using hand and power tools such as portable grinder, hand file, torch, and arc welding equipment.

  • Operate various types of welding machines and supporting hand tools or related equipment as well as forklifts and aerial lifts.

  • Assist with the overall site safety and quality programs as required and ensuring Trade employees/subcontractors compliance with Turner standards and all applicable safety codes, regulations, and jobsite security

  • Maintain positive working relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers and other employees

  • Ability to travel and accommodate night and weekend work as needed

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Display a high level of teamwork, integrity, commitment, and leadership in daily operations.


Physical Demands:


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.




PHYSICAL DEMANDS

CONSTANTLY

FREQUENTLY

OCCASSIONALLY

Standing

X

Walking

X

Combined Standing/Walking

X

Sitting

X

Lifting/Lowering/Carrying - Weights

Under 25 lbs

X

25-50 lbs

X

Over 50 lbs

X

Lifting/Lowering/Carrying - Ranges

Reaching above shoulder height

X

Reaching below shoulder height

X

Bending/Twisting neck

X

Bending at waist (forward & sideways)

X

Balancing

X

Pushing/Pulling

X

Squatting

X

Kneeling

X

Climbing

X

Crawling

X

Repetitive Motion

X

Hand / Wrist Flexion - Extension

X

Noise / Dust / Chemical Exposures

X

Confined Space Hazards

X

Working on Heights

X

ADDITIONAL DEMANDS

Vision abilities required include

Close, distance, color, peripheral, depth perception, and focus

Hearing abilities required include

Hearing abilities required with or without the use of an aide


Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site or fabrication shop where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work environments is usually moderate to very loud.



**May perform other duties as necessary or assigned.



Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer -


Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.


VEVRAA Federal Contractor







  • Qualifications:

    * Minimum of three (3) years of pipe welding experience


    * Ability to pass a pre-employment weld test (bend and or/ X Ray)


    * Ability to read and interpret construction plans and specifications.


    * Strong math skills are required.


    * Strong analytical and problem solving skills are required.


    * Must be able to comprehend safety instructions and signage, communicate effectively in emergency situations and understand written safety instructions from tool and equipment manufacturers


    * Valid Driver's License preferred







Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer -minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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